A Scrum Pattern Course
Amsterdam, April 10, 11 and 12, 2018
For those who want to guide Scrum adoptions to create awesome organizations that deliver high-value products, A Scrum Course is a 3-day course for you to unlearn ‘funny papers’ Scrum and to learn how to build your Scrum Team; your Product Organization and your Value Stream. Unlike basic training alternatives, A Scrum Course provides Scrum Patterns for you to use in your daily work to grow your Scrum.
About A Scrum Pattern Course
A Scrum Course is an in-depth course on Scrum adoption, based on the upcoming book 'A Scrum Book'. It provides essential information to understand how to use the patterns in the book. This highly interactive course ensures you are ready to improve your Scrum adoption or to start your Scrum implementation.
The training covers the fundamental Scrum Patterns principles and thinking tools, stories on Scrum adoptions, exercises, and extensive Q&A to ensure we discuss the topics most of interest to the participants.
By James Coplien & Cesario Ramos
Jim ("Cope") Coplien is the father of Organizational Patterns, is one of the founders of the Software Pattern discipline, a pioneer in practical object-oriented design in the early 1990s and is a widely consulted authority, author, and trainer in the areas of software design and organizational improvements.
As one of the founders and proponents of Agile software development, one of Cope's passions is to work with the inventors of Scrum to facilitate its evolution as formalized in the Scrum Guide. He also is actively leading the work in Lean Architecture in conjunction the Scrum community. Most recently he has been co-author of the book 'A Scrum Book' and working with Trygve Reenskaug to take the DCI architecture forward. He is certified as a CSP, CSM, CSPO, CST, a DeBono creativity facilitator, and an Innovation Games facilitator.
Cesario Ramos is a co-author of 'A Scrum Book' and a Certified LeSS Trainer and Professional Scrum Trainer at Scrum.org. Cesario works as a management consultant on small and large scale Agile Transformations.
In the past he was an agile consultant at Xebia, CTO at codecentric NL, a product manager at Atos, a hard-core developer and the lead software architect at PANalytical. Over the years Cesario wrote numerous papers on agile development and is the author of the book ‘EMERGENT – Lean & Agile adoption for an innovative workplace’. He is happy to be an active member of the ScrumPloP® community and is a frequent speaker at conferences around the world.
About the book A Scrum Book
The book is written over the last 8 years by a mix of practitioners and academia, ranging from the creator of Scrum and Agile Manifesto authors, to professors, practitioners, and certified trainers. The authors are from Australia, Japan, USA, Denmark, United Kingdom, The Netherlands, Finland and Portugal and include the likes of Jeff Sutherland; James O. Coplien; Lachlan Heasman; Mark den Hollander; Cesário Ramos; Esther Vervloed; Neil Harrison; Kiro Harada; Joseph Yoder; June Kim; Alan O'Callaghan; Mike Beedle; Gertrud Bjørnvig; Dina Friis; Ville Reijonen; Gabrielle Benefield; Jens Østergaard; Veli-Pekka Eloranta; Evan Leonard and Ademar Aguiar.
All participants of the course get a copy of the book.
Who should attend A Scrum Course
A Scrum Course is for anyone who is involved in small or large scale Scrum adoption. Above average Scrum knowledge is expected and required. This can be achieved by having experience in Scrum transformations, attending a Certified ScrumMaster course, Professional ScrumMaster course and by thoroughly reading Scrum introduction material such as the Scrum Primer and practicing Scrum.
In this three day training the following topics are discussed:
Scrum Patterns Principles & Fundamentals
Fundamental Pattern Theory
Patterns and Systems Thinking
How to use Scrum Pattern Languages & Sequences.
How to use Scrum Patterns?
Using Scrum Patterns to develop a Scrum Team.
Building your Product Organisation
More Systems Thinking
What is a Scrum Product Organization?
Using Scrum Patterns to improve your Organization
Building a Scrum Master
Building Your Value Stream
A Scrum Value Stream
Improving your Value Stream
Building a Product Owner
Registration for A Scrum Pattern Course
For now the only date for this course is April 10, 11 and 12, 2018.
The investment for this class is Euro 2100 early bird. Normal seat is 2500,- ex VAT. The price includes the book 'A Scrum Book', training materials and for all three days lunch and coffee, beverages and pastries throughout the day.
NDSM Plein 104
1033 WB Amsterdam